Yes. They fail you if you have ABS malfunctioning (don't ask me how that's related to smog). However there's usually a provision limiting how much you can spend to repair the problem. Look into it.
Bluebee, perhaps the test looks odd because it's not an official inspection?
'99 528i ('98/12 build). 282,000km BY29428/Royalrot
Breaking My Wallet since 2009
Mods: Stoptech SS brake hose, 280piece toolkit resting on trunk floor, Beisan VANOS seals, increasing amounts of duct tape and glue
'99 540i (grandfather's)